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First Results on population in England and Wales

Release date: 30 September 2002

The report First results on population in England and Wales contains data for the United Kindom, England and Wales, England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, and for all Government Office Regions, counties, Unitary Authorities, and local authorities in England and Wales.

The printed reports, which were laid before Parliament, contain the first results from the 2001 Census - resident populations at Census Day (29 April 2001) by sex and age.


The first results tables

The tables contained in the 'first results' reports provide:

  • single year of age resident population figures for all people, males and females, for the United Kingdom, England and Wales, England, and Wales

  • five year age band resident population figures for all people, for countries, regions, counties, and local and unitary authorities


Media, availability and cost:


Printed reports free as downloadable pdf files with accompanying Excel datasets in the publications section.

In print

Printed reports for England and Wales [price £35.00 ISBN 0 11 621575 5] and Wales [price £27.50 ISBN 0 11 621576 3] available from The Stationary Office.


Tables available in Excel files, supplied via email, on request free from Census Customer Services.

Product notes

Information on Wales supplied in Excel files is available in both Welsh and English.

Content from the Office for National Statistics.
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